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Limesey, Robert delocked

(d. 1117)
  • M. J. Franklin


Limesey, Robert de (d. 1117), bishop of Coventry, may have been the nephew of the Domesday tenant-in-chief Ralph who came from Limésy near Rouen in Normandy, and the son of Raynerius, who held land in North Mimms, Hertfordshire. He started his career as a royal clerk, and by 1085 was already a canon of ...

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